BRASELTON - An estimated 1,200 riders will take part in the second year of the Jackson County Brevet (pronounced bruh-vaay) this weekend, as cycling enthusiasts gather to ride for a worthy cause.
A plethora of pigs, face jugs and roosters will fill Banks County Middle School on Saturday for the 11th North Georgia Folk Potters Festival.
Piedmont College's theater and art departments have organized a unique experience for budding actors and artists.
An area art professor has turned his passion for photography into an opportunity for the community to get a snapshot of days gone by.
The next exhibit opens tonight at the Quinlan Visual Arts Center, 514 Green St. N.E., Gainesville, and features an array of stunning works by local artists.
The Gwinnett Environmental & Heritage Center Foundation will hold a free screening Friday of a new film, "Green Fire: Aldo Leopold and a Land Ethic for Our Time," the first full-length, high definition documentary film ever made about legendary conservationist Aldo Leopold. The film is a production of the <a href="http://www.aldoleopold.org" ...
The mini-thespians of the Pam Ware Children's Musical Theatre Workshop are ready to showcase their talents in a production of "Captain Louie, Jr."
This weekend, the romance and laughter continues on stage with the Broadway hit "Guys and Dolls" at the Historic Holly Theatre in downtown Dahlonega.
After Mitch Farmer's death in 2009, his family, friends and co-workers wanted to keep his spirit of benevolence alive by continuing his June Jam concert project.
The Northwinds Symphonic Band is hitting the road with its "Stars, Strips and Sousa" concert. According to conductor Ron Evans, the show is a fan favorite. "We've been doing (John Phillip) Sousa shows off and on since 1988. The last one we did was in 2005," said Evans, who formed the group in 1984. "It's one of our most popular concerts. People are always asking when we're going to do it again." Sousa (1854-1932) was ...
If you have ever wondered what life was like during the Civil War, you can find out this weekend at the Northeast Georgia History Center.
The Gainesville State College Alumni Association has turned fundraising efforts to support scholarships and student programming into a community affair.
ATHENS - The State Botanical Garden will hold its 11th annual Sunflower Music Series with four summer concerts.
Instead of admiring well-landscaped yards from afar, area gardeners will have the opportunity to get up close and personal with a few master designs this weekend.
Wine enthusiasts will be able to get their fill of spirits this weekend in Lumpkin County. There will be two wine festivals going on this weekend in Dahlonega. One is being hosted by Three Sisters Vineyards & Winery and the other will be held on the grounds of BlackStock Vineyards and Winery. BlackStock's Georgia Fine Wine Festival will be held from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and from 12:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. ...
Regardless of which church you attend, it's likely you have heard the story behind the Christmas season. But some people need reminding.
Singing portions of Handel's "Messiah," the Voices of North Georgia will perform "Unto Us a Child is Born!" along with several other new and old winter songs.
Gainesville's most iconic thoroughfare will close down Sunday, making way for the annual holiday parade and community celebration, Christmas on Green Street.
Whether it is spent sitting around a Christmas tree sipping hot cocoa or outside pelting each other with snowballs, the holidays are a time to celebrate with loved ones and reminisce about past festivities. This year, Gainesville Ballet is celebrating its past with its 40th anniversary season and a rendition of "The Nutcracker."
Children and their parents may create Christmas decorations Sunday at the Northeast Georgia History Center in Gainesville.
"Mame," the Tony award-winning musical that played on Broadway for 1,508 performances, will be the Christmas musical at the Holly Theater this month.
Rabun County will see runners, decorators, marchers and Santa invade their stores and streets during a smattering of activities the first two weeks of the holiday shopping season.
Country music singer John Berry will bring his annual Christmas tour to Riverside Academy on Tuesday night to benefit the Gainesville nonprofit organization Challenged Child and Friends.
North Georgia residents can celebrate "The Most Wonderful Time of the Year" with the Northwinds Symphonic Band on Tuesday.
Christmas shoppers may fill their bags with items to stuff into stockings at the Helen's sixth annual Christkindlmarkt on Nov. 29 through Dec. 1 and Dec. 7-8.
Gwinnett County's longest-running original theatrical holiday tradition combines the sentimentality of a television variety special with the high energy of a USO show.
This holiday season, Fernbank Museum of Natural History features several ways to celebrate. The museum's holiday programming includes the annual Winter Wonderland: Celebrations & Traditions Around the World exhibition, a Winter Wonderland Celebration Day and Holly Jolly Film Fest, to name a few.
With roots in pure country coming from Johnny Cash and Terry Clark colliding with classic rock influences of Heart and Aerosmith, Hannah Thomas has a unique sound in the music industry.
Celebrate Thanksgiving weekend under the stars with the animals at the North Georgia Zoo in Cleveland.
The city of Dahlonega doesn't just celebrate the Christmas season on Dec. 25. Instead the town adorns itself in tinsel and organizes activities all month long in an Old Fashion Christmas.